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Where is the next Uber?

Where is the next Uber?

Coming out of the current economic downturn, we should expect to see (and are already seeing) an explosion of entrepreneurial activity–and not just in the Bay Area, but across the country. We can be sure that the next breakout tech company is being built today somewhere, and by most indications, it’s just as likely in the Heartland as Silicon Valley.

Successful founders share their stories

Successful founders share their stories

I’m excited to launch a new series of short videos called “Founder Friday,” which spotlight the amazing innovation, tenacity and leadership of tech founders from across the American Heartland.

Reflecting on One America Works’ Impact

Reflecting on One America Works’ Impact

One America Works is more than an inspirational vision – we’ve made a real, measurable impact. We believe the opportunity is just beginning. The Heartland has the people to innovate – and only requires the capital to fuel that innovation.

Columbus: The Smartest City in America?

By harnessing the power of big data, Columbus, OH has established itself as a leading smart city in the world.

Need Fintech Workers? Better Look Beyond Wall Street and Silicon Valley, OAW Data Confirms

From payment apps to virtual banks to the blockchain and more, the U.S. financial technology sector now plays a critical role in the wider financial system that underpins our entire economy. To keep...

Best Places to Live if You Can Work Remotely

Remote work is changing where we decide to live. As more people choose to work remotely, many are acknowledging they don’t have to stay in the same expensive cities their employers tend to be based....

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Recessions Breed Innovation

Recessions Breed Innovation

The basics of economics tell us that when supply is higher than demand, prices fall. What it doesn’t tell is that low demand also breeds innovation.

Tech Started in the Steel City

Tech Started in the Steel City

Pittsburgh has been a hotbed for innovation and progress for many years. From the steel industry to technology to medical research.

Silicon Chip Manufacturing is Booming in Columbus, Ohio

Silicon Chip Manufacturing is Booming in Columbus, Ohio

Silicon onshoring is the process of moving silicon chip production to a new location. This can be done for a variety of reasons, including to take advantage of new tax incentives and to be closer to customers. In recent years, there has been a lot of onshoring...

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Successful founders share their stories

Successful founders share their stories

I’m excited to launch a new series of short videos called “Founder Friday,” which spotlight the amazing innovation, tenacity and leadership of tech founders from across the American Heartland.

Reflecting on One America Works’ Impact

Reflecting on One America Works’ Impact

One America Works is more than an inspirational vision – we’ve made a real, measurable impact. We believe the opportunity is just beginning. The Heartland has the people to innovate – and only requires the capital to fuel that innovation.